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Overview of The Kendall Hotel

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Guest reviews

4.7 / 5Exceptional
2,027 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant

Map

What's nearby

Popular LocationMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)9 min walk
Popular LocationMuseum of Science8 min drive
RestaurantThe Black Sheep1 min walk
RestaurantLegal Seafoods1 min walk
AirportBoston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.)16 min drive

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  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 210 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    4.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 400 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Double Room, 2 Queen Beds

    4.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 400 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

    Room amenities

    • 850 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
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About this area

Cambridge

Located in Cambridge, The Kendall Hotel is in the business district and near the airport. Museum of Science and Boston Opera House are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Faneuil Hall Marketplace and Newbury Street. New England Aquarium and Franklin Park Zoo are not to be missed. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and windsurfing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and mountain biking.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - 9 min walk
  • Massachusetts General Hospital - 6 min drive
  • Museum of Science - 8 min drive
  • Newbury Street - 10 min drive
  • Hynes Convention Center - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Kendall-MIT Station - 1 min walk
  • Boston Yawkey Station - 3 min drive
  • Boston, MA (BOS-Logan Intl.) - 16 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Black Sheep - 1 min walk
  • Legal Seafoods - 1 min walk
  • Clover - 2 min walk
  • Bailey and Sage - 2 min walk
  • Chipotle - 2 min walk

About this property

The Kendall Hotel

Historic Cambridge hotel in MIT, walk to Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and a free manager's reception are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, a business centre and conference space are on-site. All 77 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, TVs with cable channels, and conveniences such as fridges and microwaves. Guests will also find room service (during limited hours), premium bedding and coffee/tea makers.
The Kendall Hotel offers 77 forms of accommodation with a safe and free newspapers. Beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with cable channels. Fridges, microwaves and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, bathrobes, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

Self parking: USD 45 per night
Limited parking spaces

Food and drink

Free buffet breakfast available daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM
1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
1 bar
Free daily reception
Room service available
Coffee/tea in a common area

Family friendly

Dry-cleaning service
Free cots/infant beds
Laundry facilities
Microwave
Fridge
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

Lift
Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

English
Portuguese
Spanish

Business services

Business centre
Meeting rooms
Conference space

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Braille signage
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

Fireplace in reception
Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Climate control (air conditioning)
Free cots/infant beds
Heating
Premium bedding
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Designer toiletries
Hairdryer
Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

TV channels
TV

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Free bottled water
Microwave
Fridge

More

Desk
Free local calls
Free newspapers
Iron/ironing board
Phone
Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Property payment types

American Express
Diners Club
Discover
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Self-parking fee: USD 45 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Early check-in fee: USD 75.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 75.00 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50 per night
  • A fee will be charged for use of certain facilities

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.
  • Tax ID - C0015480491.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Guest reviews

4.7
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
1,556
4 - Good
403
3 - Okay
39
2 - Mediocre
17
1 - Poor
12
4.8
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.7
Amenities
4.7
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Old world charm. The staff were extremely helpful under the circumstances (COVID-19).

Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

I enjoyed the stay and overall have no complaints whatsoever regarding the hotel or its services.

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Like everything, will stay again. Absolutely met my expectations. Clean room, nice breakfast

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Great decor. Free parking underground garage! Solarium outside our room a nice surprise.

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

It was wonderful as it has been in the past. We love the Kendall!

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020